Jan 18, 2013 6:00pm PST
, including martin luther king, jr. day. cloudier on tuesday and wednesday. mainly cloudy by thursday. there's that shower chance, but not until seven days from now. let's talk more about that rough surf. high surf advisories in effect this holiday weekend at area beaches. roberta gonzalez is at rodeo beach with our mobile weather. roberta, waves are building up, aren't they? >> reporter: and i got to tell you, i've been on the road today, beginning my day at land's end beach. now we took mobile weather, otherwise known as lightning on wheels, we took this baby for it's very first time north of the golden gate bridge. we are now at rodeo beach, just outside of fort cronkite. and sunset tonight was at 5:18. when that sun did go down, boy, did it cool down rapidly. right now, our mobile weather suggests that it's 57 degrees, but it's the winds. they have been clocked up to 23 miles per hour out here. right now, sustained wind at 11 miles per hour. take a look at this. paul was talking about high pressure. a huge dome dominating the west coast. that'
Jan 21, 2013 6:00pm PST
area residents told us that seeing him sworn this today if was a salute to martin luther jr.'s dream. the president is expected to share another dance with mrs. obama. back to you. >> looks like a fabulous evening. christin you look gorgeous. >> reporter: thank you. >>> the bay area paid tribute to c. -- to dr. king today. in san francisco, hundreds of others participated in the annual march. many who turned out for the march came up on the freedom train. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington hopped on board. >> it is a historic commute that happens once a year. the freedom train. the specially chartered ride honors martin ruther king jr.'s birthday and his fight for civil rights >> martin king was for civil rights, equal opportunity and peace. >> we have come a long way, but we still have a long way to go. >> cofounder says this is the longest running freedom train in the united states. on its 29th year. >> it is good to have people realize that there are so many other people that also have the concern about having a more racially just society. >>
Jan 17, 2013 6:00pm PST
. low to mid-60s each day through martin luther king, jr. day. a little cloudy and cooler towards tuesday and wednesday of next week. but no rainfall for the next seven days. a lot of beach hazards have been issued for the bay area coastline starting tomorrow because of this dome of high pressure. cbs 5's roberta gonzales is at ocean beach with our mobile weather lab. roberta, what's going on? >> reporter: i jumped in on our cbs 5 mobile weather truck here and i just love this. let me show you something cool. i call that the guts of this truck because that digests information like rain gauge information wind speed, temperature. let me show you something cool. right now currently in ocean beach, the air temperature is at 56 degrees. humidity at 34%. no wind chill because there's really no wind to speak of. that's what's so cool about mobile weather. we can take it anywhere. right now we're at point lobos and the great highway and we came out here because official sundown was at 5:15. by the too many it comes back up tomorrow morning at 7:23, we
Jan 16, 2013 6:00pm PST
on through the weekend saturday, sunday martin luther king, jr. day mainly sunny and zero rainfall for the next seven days. our cbs 5 mobile weather lab is on the road along the coastline tonight. roberta gonzales has more on the mavericks surf contest that will take place this sunday. >> reporter: i got to tell you it is 50 degrees out here along the san mateo coast. the skies are clear, there's a bit of a breeze. it is certainly refreshing out here this evening. but it's going to be on sunday, january 20, when the weather conditions will be absolutely pristine. and that's why we have a green light for mavericks. in fact, think about it. last year, no mavericks. the year before, no mavericks. and the reason is because the conditions were not right. but this year we are anticipating huge waves. in fact, mavericks organizer jeff clark says that they are going to be completely intense and this is what he had to say. >> when a wave hit the reef out there, it's going to explode on to the reef and the challenge that these guys are going to have it get